BULLETIN & CALENDAR for February 17 - 24

Who we are

Fairlington UMC is a

Reconciling Congregation with open hearts, open minds, and open doors. We proclaim and welcome every person as a beloved child of God regardless of age, race, physical or mental ability, sexual orientation, gender identity, family structure, faith history, or life experience.

Sunday mornings at fumc

Worship is at 9:30 and 11:00 am. Come as you are!

Sunday School classes for all ages are at 9:30 am.

Families with children can grab a children's bulletin and fill a bag with supplies to use during worship.  Our Family Room provides a sound-proof space to use during worship.  A nursery is provided for ages 0-2.  

How To Find Us

3900 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22302

What's Coming Up

  • Sunday, February 17 at our 9:30 and 11:00am worship

    We Welcome Rev. Keary Kincannon

    Guest Preacher and Pastor of Rising Hope United Methodist Mission Church. Rising Hope is a mission church established in 1996 to bring the power of Christ and the support of the church to the community living in poverty along the Route 1 Corridor.

         Rising Hope partners with other United Methodist Churches to join them in daily ministry. They need capital improvements on their well-used kitchen and HVAC, a new van is needed, along with mortgage support. See


  • Celebrating OUR 61-Year Friendship with THE

    Beth el congregation

    Featuring guest speaker Ms. Erin McKenney, Executive Director of Just Neighbors.

    Just Neighbors is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving and supporting the immigrant community of Northern Virginia, and fostering mutual understanding between immigrants and the larger community in which they live.

    $15 payable at the door/by reservation only. Email

    Alex Holder

    Reservation deadline: Thurs., February 21


  • Young Adult Podcast Study

    Sunday, February 24

    5-7pm in Room 109

    All Young Adults in their 20s and 30s are invited to come enjoy dinner, discuss a podcast, and spend time together. Listen to the Podcast ahead of time (Bible Binge: Abraham, Sarah and Hagar). Childcare is provided!

  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study

    Every Wednesday 10:30am in Room 109

    Jesus’ Parables -- They can be elusive to modern listeners, and while much has been written about these story-lessons, taking the time to explore them in depth can be enriching. Our Wednesday morning Bible study will explore the parables of Jesus through a new lens. Class will extend through mid-April. All adults are invited to join this group at any time. Facilitator: Anne Wilson.

  • Multi-Choir Concert

    Sunday, February 24

    from 4-6pm

    Methodist Committee on Relief Concert To Benefit

    Clara Biswas and the Street Children’s Ministry in Cambodia

    in the Sanctuary of Fairlington UMC

    With Performances by 

    Fairlington UMC Children’s & Chancel Choirs

    St. John’s UMC Children’s & Sanctuary Choir

    Springfield UMC Sanctuary Choir

    Free Admission   Donations Gratefully Accepted

  • Sunday, February 24

    reconciling sunday

    worship at 9:30 & 11AM

    Six Years as a Reconciling Church

    Our special speaker,  Mikah Meyer,,  adventurer and National Cathedral countertenor, will share music and a message inspired by his nonstop, 3-year road trip to all 418 National Park sites. He shares a carpe diem message to provide a positive image of LGBT people, and to foster acceptance for LGBT Christians. Come hear how the church has played an inspiring role in this project.  After the second service please stay for a light lunch and Q&A session with Mikah; no RSVP required!